Expands Paint Protection Film offering to include high-gloss black film with self-healing properties
SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XPEL, Inc. (Nasdaq: XPEL) (“XPEL”, “the Company”), a global provider of protective films and coatings, today announced the introduction of ULTIMATE PLUS™ BLACK to its paint protection film product portfolio. The high-gloss black film is the latest edition to XPEL’s family of high-performance self-healing paint protection films. The film provides a solution for car enthusiasts looking to change the appearance of factory paint by creating attractive deep black accent zones for areas including hoods, mirrors and roofs.
ULTIMATE PLUS BLACK is constructed with similar technologies as the Company’s flagship clear gloss ULTIMATE PLUS™ and matte-finish STEALTH™ paint protection films. An 8 MIL film constructed with a polyurethane base layer and a self-healing top-coat, ULTIMATE PLUS BLACK protects painted surfaces from rock chips, bug acids, bird droppings and light scratches.
“We are excited to introduce ULTIMATE PLUS BLACK to our PPF line-up,” said Mat Moreau, Senior VP, Sales & Product. “Engineered to perform at the highest level, our new film provides our global installer network the capability to offer custom accent solutions to the growing base of consumers looking to stylishly transform factory color schemes to a unique mirror-like black finish.”
The product is available worldwide and is backed by a 10-year comprehensive warranty. It can be used with design patterns housed in the Company’s proprietary DAP software. DAP enables efficient and precise installations driving unparalleled satisfaction for both installers and consumers.
About XPEL, Inc.
XPEL is a leading provider of protective films and coatings, including automotive paint protection film, surface protection film, automotive and commercial/residential window films, and ceramic coatings. With a global footprint, a network of trained installers and proprietary DAP software, XPEL is dedicated to exceeding customer expectations by providing high-quality products, leading customer service, expert technical support and world-class training. XPEL, Inc. is publicly traded on Nasdaq under the symbol “XPEL”.
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